Tellina (Angulus) modesta Carpenter 1864 (tellin clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Tellinidae

Alternative combination: Angulus modestus

Synonyms: Tellina (Oudardia) buttoni Dall 1900, Tellina buttoni Dall 1900

Belongs to Tellina (Angulus) according to E. V. Coan et al. 2000

See also Addicott 1959

Sister taxa: Angulus (Lamyella), Angulus (Peronaea), Angulus (Peronidia), Angulus agilis, Angulus democracianus, Angulus merus, Angulus texanus, Angulus umbra, Angulus versicolor, Tellina (Angulus) cadieni, Tellina (Angulus) castacana, Tellina (Angulus) entaenia, Tellina (Angulus) joaquinensis, Tellina (Angulus) jollaensis, Tellina (Angulus) lanceolata, Tellina (Angulus) longa, Tellina (Angulus) meropsis, Tellina (Angulus) producta, Tellina (Angulus) prolenta, Tellina (Angulus) subplana

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Tellina (Angulus) modesta in the database

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